Slovenian Recipes

  • Roast Sauerkraut

    MenuRoast SauerkrautGrilled Kielbasa (a klobase substitute, in a pinch!)Coleslaw My husband had picked up a jar of organic sauerkraut at a local market.  So I decided to make it the…

  • Roast Duck and Mlinci

    MenuMlinci (Baked Noodles)Roast DuckRed Cabbage with ApplesRed Pepper and Tomato Salad This was another dinner where the side dish became the main event. Mlinci (m’LEEN-tsee), also known as baked noodles,…

  • Bleki Soup

    MenuBleki Soup (Roman Bean Puree with Bleki and Pancetta)Waldorf Salad For months, I had been trying to figure out the thick bean soup my mother recalled from her childhood.  She…

  • Zlikrofi

    As a special treat, my mother used to make a tasty dish she called wonton dumplings. They were large, meat-filled triangles made of noodle dough, boiled and then served in…

  • A Grilled Meatball

    MenuMeatballs with Cheese (Uštipci)AjvarPitaColeslawCrispy Kale Cevapcici would have been an ideal choice, but I wanted to branch out.  So I turned to a new source I had just added to…

  • Bean Soup

    I was hot on the trail of my grandmother’s Mystery Soup. It was a food recollection that surfaced a few years ago.  My mother remembered a special thick bean soup…